Additional Tables and Figures Related to Social Security

The following additional tables and figures appear in this section of the Green Book chapter on Social Security.

Social Security as a Percentage of Income Among Beneficiaries Age 65 and Older

Table 1-1. Social Security Benefits as a Percentage of Income Among Beneficiaries Age 65 and Older in 2012

Figure 1-1. Social Security Benefits as a Share of Total Income Among Beneficiaries Age 65 and Older in 2012 by Income Quartile

Social Security Trust Funds

Table 1-2. Long-Range Actuarial Status of the Combined OASDI Trust Fund as Shown Under the Intermediate Assumptions in Trustees’ Reports from 1983 to 2014

Table 1-3. Projected Trust Fund Exhaustion and Operations as Shown Under the Intermediate Assumptions in Trustees’ Reports from 1983 to 2014

Social Security Retirement Age

Table 1-4. Increases in Full Retirement Age and Delayed Retirement Credits with Resulting Benefit, as a Percent of Primary Insurance Amount, Payable at Selected Ages, for Persons Born in 1924 or Later

Social Security Disability Insurance: Number of Beneficiaries

Table 1-5. Number of Disability Insurance (DI) Beneficiaries in Current-Payment Status, Selected Years 1960-2012

Social Security Disability Insurance: New Benefit Awards

Table 1-6. Disabled Workers’ Applications, Awards, Awards as a Percent of Applications, and Awards Per 1,000 Insured Workers, Selected Calendar Years 1965-2012

Table 1-7. Percent Distribution by Age and Sex of Title II Disabled Worker Beneficiaries Awarded Benefits in Selected Calendar Years 1970-2012

Table 1-8 Percent Distribution by Disabling Impairment of Title II Disabled Worker Beneficiaries Awarded Benefits in Selected Calendar Years 1970-2012

Figure 1-2. Disability Claims and Appeals in Fiscal Year 2013

Social Security Disability Insurance: Substantial Gainful Activity Amounts

Table 1-9. Monthly Substantial Gainful Activity (SGA) Amounts, 1968-2014

This page was prepared on August 29, 2014, for the 2014 version of the House Ways and Means Committee Green Book.